Monthly Archives: September 2015

Many Genders

Recently, when the Vatican and other conservative spokespersons got together to discuss sexuality, it was suggested that four genders be defined, that gay and lesbian be described as distinct from other mainstream realities. Meanwhile, when Germs Greer was teaching at … Continue reading

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shabby little conflict

Had a haircut this morning; I’ve noticed most barbers I come across in Sydney these days are Arabic. This one was Iraqi. We started to talk about the Syrians moving across Europe. His picture is that all of us Anglo-Australians … Continue reading

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Body Parts

Tonight’s SBS doco on 9/11 discussed the predictable procedure of DNA identifying body parts and comparing their identity with samples provided by the victims’ families. In one instance a family were only sent a small piece of collar bone only … Continue reading

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There’s a boom up there

Three ministers of the Australian govt were giving a press conference, publicly congratulating themselves on the refugee intake, doubtless, amongst other issues. ScoMo asked the PM how his recent attendance at a conference of Pacific leaders went. Abbott said ok. … Continue reading

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Annulment

Pope Francis has just announced a change to the procedure for making annulment acceptable. The Holy Roman has always enjoyed its bureaucracy; it insisted on TWO tribunals having to hear an annulment narrative. TWO!! imagine the amount of deja vu … Continue reading

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Halal Choices

Tonight, Four Corners ran a program about Halal certification. As part of its investigation the founder of a christian organisation called Halal Choices was interviewed. She presented herself as a christian worker in African countries and Indonesia. Without feeling the … Continue reading

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A christian clerk issuing licenses

The gay media has occupied itself with the fate of Kim Davis, forced by an unfavourable verdict of the highest US court to issue marriage licenses to same sex couples against her religious beliefs. Someone has finally surfaced with the … Continue reading

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